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NLN Capitol Connection - December 2017

12/05/2017
Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act
December 5, 2017

THE CAPITOL CONNECTION WISHES YOU AND YOUR LOVED ONES A SAFE AND JOYOUS HOLIDAY SEASON!

Crowded Agenda in December for Congress

cc1 The month of December will be particularly busy for Congress as they face multiple deadlines before adjourning business for the holiday season. In addition to facing a December 8 deadline to fund federal programs in order to avoid a government shutdown, tax reform and other key agenda items are also crowding the agenda.

Some of the key issues Congress will work on this month, include: Read more...

House Introduces Higher Education Act Reauthorization Bill

cc2 On Friday, December 1, House Education and Workforce Committee Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC) introduced the Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity through Education Reform (PROSPER) Act. The PROSPER Act will make postsecondary education more affordable and prepare them to enter the workforce. Read more...


The next edition of the Capitol Connection will be published on January 2, 2018.

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